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Firebird to MySQL

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Latest version 2.5 released 02/12/2024

Firebird to MySQL converter is a program to migrate Firebird and InterBase databases to MySQL, MariaDB, Percona or cloud platforms for MySQL. The program has high performance due to direct reading data from database files (*.fdb,*.gdb). Live connection to Firebird or InterBase server is not required. Command line support allows to automate and schedule the migration.

  • Table structures, data, indexes and foreign keys are migrated
  • Firebird versions 1.5, 2.x, 3.x and 4.0 are supported
  • InterBase versions 2007, 2009, XE, 2017 and 2020 are supported
  • All versions of Linux/Unix and Windows MySQL, MariaDB and Percona are supported
  • Verified support for Azure MySQL, Amazon RDS, Google Cloud
  • Option to customize resulting table structure
  • Stores conversion settings into profile
  • Option to synchronize and merge existing MySQL database with Firebird/InterBase data
  • Option to export Firebird/InterBase database into MySQL script file
  • Command line support
  • Quick Launch
  • Easy-to-use wizard-style interface


  • Demo version converts only 50 records per table
  • Demo version does not convert foreign keys


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MySQL dump file

Firebird to MySQL converter allows users to migrate Firebird database into MySQL format even when there is no connection to MySQL server available. Following this way, the program converts Firebird data into a local MySQL dump file instead of migrating it to MySQL server directly. The resulting file contains MySQL statements to create all tables and to fill them with the data. Click here to learn how to import dump file into MySQL database.

Quick Launch

Once you stored conversion settings into profile you can run the program in Quick Launch mode. Just launch Windows Explorer and double-click on the profile description (.f2s) file with left mouse button. This will cause Firebird to MySQL wizard to launch conversion loading the necessary settings from the specified profile. Then you will be taken right to the screen with progress of conversion without entering all conversion settings.


Firebird to MySQL converter implements synchronization as combination of insert Firebird records that are missing in MySQL table and update existing MySQL records with Firebird data. For synchronization purpose source and destination tables must have identical structures and primary key or unique index defined.

Customize table structure

Manual table structure customization can be accessed by double click on the corresponding table name in "Selected tables" list of "Step 4 of 5" wizard page.

This will cause the following dialog box to appear:

To customize type mapping select the appropriate item in the listview on the left and specify new name, type and default value for the field using "Field info" group of controls. Please note that listview on the left contains column attributes of the original types mapping, new custom types and attributes will be displayed in "Field info" controls when the corresponding item is highlighted in the listview.

Try before you buy

Still not sure the program fits your needs? Try free demo version with limited features. It converts only 50 records for each database table, it does NOT convert foreign keys. Test the quality of the demo and come back to place an order if satisfied with the results.

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MySQL Migration Toolkit
software pack to convert any data source to MySQL and vice versa